9 Days Gorilla & Wildlife Safaris Rwanda.

The trip comprises of visiting all the national parks in Rwanda and other places of attraction.

Day 1: Arrival in Kigali

On arrival at Kigali airport, you will be picked up by our company guide representative and he will drop you at the reserved hotel in Kigali.

Accommodation booked on full board basis: luxury Serena Hotel or at the Flame Tree Village, Garr hotel for dinner and overnight stay. 

Day 2: Transfer to Akagera National park and evening game drive.

Early in the morning, you will transfer to Akagera national park, arriving early enough for lunch at Akagera game Lodge. Check in to the lodge, have lunch and then proceed for boat trip on Lake Ihema. Anticipate seeing hippos, water birds and crocodiles.

Accommodation booked on full board basis. Overnight stay and dinner at Ruzizi Tented Camp –Luxury or Akagera game Lodge – Deluxe. 

Day 3: Game drive at dawn and a Boat cruise in the afternoon.

In the morning, you will enjoy a game drive up to the upper part of the park to catch up with early risers before they do to their hiding place. The game drive will reward with wildlife experience and you will spot animals such as lions, antelopes, bush bucks and giraffes plus many more. Late morning, return to the hotel for a rest by and then lunch. After lunch, go for an afternoon boat voyage on Lake Ihema, where you will be pleased with animals like hippos, crocodiles and a variety of bird species.

Accommodation booked on full board basis Dinner and overnight at Ruzizi Tented Camp – luxury or Akagera game Lodge –deluxe. 

Day 4: Transfer from Akagera to Nyungwe National park.

In the morning, you will leave for a extensive drive to Nyungwe National park. You will have stop over for lunch. Arrive in Nyungwe in evening check in to the hotel.

Accommodation booked on full board basis; dinner and overnight stay at Nyungwe forest Lodge or alternatively at Nyungwe Top View Lodge or Gisakura hotel. 

Day 5: Chimpanzee tracking in Nyungwe Forest

After breakfast, you will move to the tracking information Centre for a short briefing about  chimpanzees tracking in the forest with the park .be expectant to see other number of primates as you move within this forest such as colobus monkeys, red-tailed monkeys, vervet, mangabey, birds and many more other. Return back to the hotel for your restful evening.

Accommodation booked on full board basis; Dinner and overnight stay at Nyungwe forest lodge(luxury),Nyungwe top view lodge(luxury) and Gisakura guest house(mid-range).

Day 6: Canopy walk, transfer to Volcanoes National Park.

In the morning go for the magnificent canopy walk in the forest. After the walk, have lunch at the lodge and transfer to Volcanoes National Park. Arrive at the Volcanoes national park in the nightfall hours check in to the lodge.

Accommodation booked on full board basis; Dinner and overnight at Mountain Gorilla View lodge, La Palme hotel or Muhabura hotel.

Day 7: Gorilla Tracking Safari in Rwanda.

At genesis, you will transfer for a gorilla tracking briefing at the park head office. The gorilla trekking expedition may take between from 2-8 hours depending on the group you are allocated to trek and  the movement of the gorillas the earlier night or day. Stay around the gorillas for full of one hour before leaving the woodland back to the lodge. In the twilight, you can go for nature walk or cultural walk to Ib’iwachu Cultural village.

Accommodation booked on full board basis; Overnight stay and dinner at Mountain Gorilla View lodge, La Palme hotel or Muhabura hotel. 

Day 8:  Golden Monkey Tracking and transfer to Lake Kivu.

Enjoy your morning breakfast as you organize you self for another amazing activity in the volcanoes national park. You will assemble for a briefing about golden monkey trekking the way as it is done in gorilla tracking. The briefing will be all about the does and the don’ts as your trekking these amazing primates. The guide will lead into the forest in search of these monkeys, upon seeing them as the looter around a round, play and interact with each is such an amazing primate experience. Spend 1 hour with them as your taking pictures. After the trekking ,you will transfer to lake kivu from where you will spend the rest of your evening relaxing at the beach.

Accommodation booked on full board basis; overnight at Paradise Marahide Hotel or Serena Hotel Lake Kivu on the shores of Lake Kivu.

Day 9: Boat cruise and transfer to Kigali.

At the daylight, you will do a boat cruise along up to the coffee island and a view of the bordering islands. On return from the water, leave for Kigali city where you will arrive early enough to do some essential shopping at art and craft shops.You will either check in the hotel or be let go to the airport for your exit flight if it is on the program.

End of Rwanda tour.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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